Constitutional amendment; Governor's term of office (first reference). (SJ8)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); Governor's term of office. Permits a Governor elected in 2021 and thereafter to succeed himself in office. The amendment allows two four-year terms (either in succession or not in succession) but prohibits election to a third term. Service for more than two years of a partial term counts as service for one term. Read the Bill »

Status

12/15/2017: Awaiting a Vote in the Privileges and Elections Committee

History

DateAction
12/15/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100776D
12/15/2017Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/16/2018Continued to 2019 in Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ47.